Man injured after being hit by van in Morton

A PEDESTRIAN was taken to hospital after being hit by a van.

The collision happened just after 2.30pm on Monday on the A15 Folkingham Road in Morton.

The man, 45, from Bourne, is thought to have stepped out in front of the van.

He was found conscious and breathing by paramedics and was taken to Peterborough City Hospital, but left later that evening.

The driver of the van, a 37-year-old man from Bourne, was unhurt.

The road was closed both ways at High Street until 5.30pm while the vehicle was recovered.